Area Information for Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD

Bowes Road is in the London region of England. The postcode is within the Southgate Green ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Enfield, Southgate. This page combines information for the address Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of N11 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for N11 1BD.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Enfield
Ward Southgate Green
Constituency Enfield, Southgate
Region London
Country England


Nearby Locations

Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD:

Bowes Road, London, N11 1AT
Milton Grove, London, N11 1AX
Seafield Road, London, N11 1AS
Chaucer Close, London, N11 1AU
Seafield Road, London, N11 1AR
Shakespeare Avenue, London, N11 1AY

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about N11 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. Please note: census information may include figures for adjacent streets and postcodes. The figures are therefore representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses. The census collection is designed so that each group of postcodes should contain at least 100 people (50 in Scotland). This is done to preserve the anonymity of the people in that area, as some postcodes cover a very small area, sometimes a single building. You can see the area covered by the census statistics by clicking "Show Census Area Covered" below the map above.

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House Prices

We have found 15 property sales in Bowes Road since the beginning of 1995.

Our data comes directly from the Land Registry, and is updated monthly. It does not include commercial sales, or sales of land without property.


Housing Types Embed This

The area containing Bowes Road, London consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets - see the Summary tab for an explanation and map of the area that these figures cover.

Housing Types
Detached 3
Semi-Detached 34
Terraced 76
Flat (Purpose-Built) 6
Flat (Converted) 6
Residence in Commercial Building 2
Caravan/Park/Temporary 1
Total 128
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Bowes Road, London contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 26% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 52
Owned with Mortgage 29
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 5
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 5
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 28
Rented: Other 5
Rent Free 2
Total 126

Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top

This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 29
Two People 30
Three People 25
Four People 31
Five People 4
Six People 4
Seven People 1
8+ People 2
Total 126

Social Grade Embed This

Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 19
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 26
C2 - Skilled manual workers 23
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 22
Total 90

Gender Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in Enfield, Southgate constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 49% male.

Gender
Male 175
Female 183
Total 358

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. In general, inner city areas show high concentrations of people aged 18-30, suburbs show larger numbers of small children and adults aged 30-50, and rural and small towns are more popular with older workers and retirees. Many poorer areas lack a majority age group, which is due in part to the people in that area being constrained by circumstance rather than being able to choose where to retire, raise a family or grow up.

Age Groups
0-4 22
5-7 16
8-9 7
10-14 13
15 1
16-17 3
18-19 10
20-24 31
25-29 47
30-44 82
45-59 55
60-64 11
65-74 31
75-84 24
85-89 3
90+ 2
Total 358

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode N11 1BD does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.

Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.

Relationship Status
Single 126
Married 131
Divorced 11
Separated 11
Widowed 20
Same Sex 0
Total 299

Health Embed This Back to Top

Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.

Health
Very Good 159
Good 134
Fair 46
Bad 18
Very Bad 1
Total 358

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.

The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 110
Apprenticeship 6
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 44
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 26
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 28
No GCSEs or Equivalent 43
Other 42
Total 299

Ethnic Group Embed This

Bowes Road, London can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 52% so.

As a country with a diverse population, the UK is home to other sizable ethnic groups, with mixed ethnicity (2.1%), Indian (2.4%) and Pakistani (1.9%) being the largest groups reported.

There is considerable division of ethnicities within the UK, with ethnically diverse addresses uncommon outside of urban areas.

Ethnic Group
White 187
Mixed Ethnicity 7
Indian 44
Pakistani 8
Bangladeshi 20
Chinese 7
Other Asian 19
Black African 18
Black Caribbean 15
Other Black/African/Caribbean 2
Other 31
Total 358

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Bowes Road, London), only 43% of the residents were born in England, so the majority of the residents of this area were not born in England.

At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.5% of the resident population of England were born in England. The other groups were 1% Welsh, 1.35% Scottish, 0.4% Northern Irish, 0.75% from the Republic of Ireland, 3.75% from other European Union countries, and 9.4% from outside of Europe, with the remainder not stated.

Country of Birth
England 155
Wales 0
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 8
European Union 80
Other 114
Total 358

Passport(s) Held Embed This Back to Top

Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to N11 1BD

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 223
Republic of Ireland 7
Europe (including European Union) 81
African Countries 13
Middle East or Asia 12
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 1
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 29

Religion Embed This Back to Top

England and Wales are primarily Christian countries, with 59.3% of residents Christian. However, a sizeable portion of the population (25.1%) claim to have no religion. Some 4.8% identify themselves as Muslim, 1.5% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.5% Jewish, 0.8% Sikh, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.

Religion
Christian 176
No Religion 47
Buddhist 5
Hindu 44
Jewish 4
Muslim 63
Sikh 2
Other Religion 5
Not Stated 12
Total 358

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Southgate Green ward is entrepreneurial, with a larger than average concentration of residents that are self-employed - 16% of the resident population. On average, around 9.7% of census respondents were self-employed. Male residents were more than twice as likely to be self-employed than women.

Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 86
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 36
Self Employed 43
Unemployed 14
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 40
Retired 31
Looking After Home or Family 8
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 3
Other 9
Total 270

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 6
Manufacturing 8
Construction 13
RetailInc. Wholesale 22
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 9
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 10
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 5
Real Estate 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 11
Administration 15
Public Administration and Defence 9
Education 16
HealthInc. Social Work 15
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 24
Total 176

Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD is within the Southgate Green policing neighbourhood, under the Metropolitan Police Service force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In September 2019, 94 crimes were reported within half a mile of N11 1BD.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 94 crimes committed near Bowes Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Southgate Green
Website: http://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/enfield/southgate-green/

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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Below are the details of the closest services to N11 1BD. All distances are straightline distances, please consult the map of the facility to check the exact location. You can also view these details on our interactive services map for N11 1BD.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest railway station is New Southgate, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
New Southgate 0.6 miles
Bowes Park 0.7 miles
Palmers Green 0.9 miles
Alexandra Palace 1.3 miles
Winchmore Hill 1.8 miles
Hornsey 2.1 miles
Oakleigh Park 2.2 miles
Grange Park 2.3 miles
White Hart Lane 2.6 miles
Silver Street 2.7 miles
Harringay 2.8 miles
New Barnet 2.9 miles
Bruce Grove 3 miles
Harringay Green Lanes 3 miles
Edmonton Green 3 miles
Crouch Hill 3.1 miles
Enfield Chase 3.1 miles
Bush Hill Park 3.2 miles
Seven Sisters 3.3 miles
Enfield Town 3.3 miles

Nearest Tube/DLR Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest Tube and Docklands Light Railway stations to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest Tube station is Arnos Grove, approximately 280 yards away.

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest is Bowes Primary School, approximately 390 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Bowes Primary School 390 yards
    
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School 490 yards
    
Garfield Primary School 530 yards
    
St Martin of Porres RC Primary School 0.5 miles
    
St Paul's CofE Primary School N11 0.6 miles
    
St Monica's RC Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Walker Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Bounds Green Infant School 0.7 miles
    
Bounds Green Junior School 0.7 miles
    
Holly Park Primary School 0.9 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest is Broomfield School, approximately 360 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Broomfield School 360 yards
    
St Anne's Catholic High School for Girls 0.9 miles
    
Alexandra Park School 1 mile
    
Ashmole Academy 1 mile
    
Friern Barnet School 1.1 miles
    
St Thomas More Catholic School 1.2 miles
    
St Andrew the Apostle Greek Orthodox School 1.2 miles
    
Greek Secondary School of London 1.2 miles  
Heartlands High School 1.3 miles
    
Palmers Green High School 1.3 miles  

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest is Arnos Grove Medical Centre, approximately < 50 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest is Perfect Teeth, approximately 60 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest is Priory Hospital North London, approximately 1.1 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bowes Road, London, N11 1BD. The nearest is Olivier Opticians, approximately 380 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Olivier Opticians 380 yards
A. A. Baker Optometrists 690 yards
Clive H. Rosen 760 yards
Cannon Hill Clinic 0.6 miles
Krishna Vision 0.7 miles
Ethics Eye Care Ltd 0.9 miles
S. N. Trivedi 1 mile
Harley Bain Opticians Ltd 1 mile
Specsavers 1 mile
Scrivens Opticians 1 mile

* Distances are measured in a straight line from the given postcode. Please consult the facility's map page or your preferred route finding/GPS app for driving directions.


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Broadband in N11 1BD

This postcode has support for Ultrafast broadband at one or more premises. Ultrafast broadband is the latest high-speed standard, generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 300Mbps or more - more than enough for even the most demanding household gaming, video calling, video and internet browsing needs. Note that occasionally some properties in a postcode may still not be eligible due to conditions on the ground, or the building structure. If you wish to enquire about a specific property in this postcode, contact the major suppliers, for instance Virgin Media, BT Broadband and Plusnet. For more information on Superfast Broadband, see the OpenReach website.

Broadband data is based on information provided by the major fixed internet service providers in the UK, including Virgin Media and BT. It does not include providers of satellite internet. Data at this postcode has been sourced from 23 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 83.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 7.4Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

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